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The Greatest

The Greatest

by Walter Dean Myers

Newbery Honor author Walter Dean Myer presents the story of Ali's childhood, his rise as a champion, his politics, and his battle against Parkinson's disease. Packed with dramatic photos! It is the perfect choice for both young adult sports fans and fans of the author himself.

Ages
12, 13, 14
Interest Level
Grades 7 - 9
Lexile Measure
1030L
DRA
70
Guided Reading
Z
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
192
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

About the Author

Walter Dean Myers Walter Dean Myers is the beloved author of such children's and young adult books as Fallen Angels, Somewhere in the Darkness, Slam!, and Harlem, among many more. His many awards include two Newbery Honors, five Coretta Scott King Awards, and the Michael J. Printz Award.

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